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NASCAR Nextel Cup race number 18 of 36
Sunday, July 9, 2006 at Chicagoland Speedway, Joliet, IL
267 laps* on a 1.500 mile paved track (400.500 miles)

Time of race: 3:03:59
Average speed: 132.077 mph
Pole speed: 181.647 mph
Cautions: 8 for 34 laps
Margin of victory: .461 sec
Attendance: 80000
Lead changes: 18
Green flag passes: 2,676 (11.3 per green flag lap)
(Source: NASCAR loop data)

Glossary    2006 NASCAR Nextel Cup results   /   2006 standings

PosSt#DriverCarLapsMoneyStatusLedPts
11324   Jeff Gordon DuPont   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet270327761running20185
2 131   Jeff Burton Cingular Wireless   (Richard Childress)Chevrolet270250220running60175
3235   Kyle Busch Carquest   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet270178075running2170
4 429   Kevin Harvick GM Goodwrench   (Richard Childress)Chevrolet270184586running40165
5258   Dale Earnhardt, Jr. Budweiser   (Dale Earnhardt, Inc.)Chevrolet270164591running27160
6 548   Jimmie Johnson Lowe's   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet270154286running0150
71841   Reed Sorenson Target   (Chip Ganassi)Dodge270116525running6151
8192   Kurt Busch Miller Lite   (Roger Penske)Dodge270138958running0142
93807   Clint Bowyer Jack Daniel's   (Richard Childress)Chevrolet270114425running0138
101018   J.J. Yeley GSK / Astellas VESIcare   (Joe Gibbs)Chevrolet270138475running0134
112716   Greg Biffle National Guard   (Jack Roush)Ford270113000running0130
12 643   Bobby Labonte ChexMostPopularDriver.com   (Petty Enterprises)Dodge270132136running1132
13 225   Brian Vickers GMAC   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet270101350running0124
14 711   Denny Hamlin FedEx Kinko's   (Joe Gibbs)Chevrolet27091525running0121
151410   Scott Riggs Valvoline / Stanley Tools   (James Rocco)Dodge27091325running0118
16291   Martin Truex, Jr. Bass Pro Shops / Tracker   (Dale Earnhardt, Inc.)Chevrolet270116283running0115
171522   Dave Blaney Caterpillar   (Bill Davis)Dodge270106233running0112
18 96   Mark Martin AAA   (Jack Roush)Ford270103325running1114
19307   Robby Gordon Jim Beam   (Robby Gordon)Chevrolet27088125running0106
202199   Carl Edwards Office Depot   (Jack Roush)Ford270106725running0103
212040   David Stremme Lone Star Steakhouse & Saloon   (Chip Ganassi)Dodge270108983running0100
22 817   Matt Kenseth USG Sheetrock   (Jack Roush)Ford270139666running112107
23 39   Kasey Kahne Dodge Dealers / UAW / McDonald's   (Ray Evernham)Dodge270120489running094
241619   Jeremy Mayfield Dodge Dealers / UAW / AskDrZ.com   (Ray Evernham)Dodge270114916running091
251142   Casey Mears Texaco / Havoline   (Chip Ganassi)Dodge270118783running088
263114   Sterling Marlin Waste Management   (Nelson Bowers)Chevrolet26995158running085
272266   Jeff Green Best Buy   (Gene Haas)Chevrolet269100447running082
283345   Kyle Petty Wells Fargo   (Petty Enterprises)Dodge26989800running079
293238   Elliott Sadler M&M's   (Yates Racing)Ford269107008running076
303655   Michael Waltrip NAPA Auto Parts   (Doug Bawel)Dodge26979350running073
314188   Dale Jarrett UPS   (Yates Racing)Ford269110725running070
323420   Tony Stewart The Home Depot   (Joe Gibbs)Chevrolet269132386running172
331701   Joe Nemechek U.S. Army   (Nelson Bowers)Chevrolet268105545running064
34284   Scott Wimmer AERO Exhaust   (Larry McClure)Chevrolet26878050running061
352400   Bill Elliott Burger King   (Michael Waltrip)Chevrolet26877850running058
361212   Ryan Newman Mobil 1   (Roger Penske)Dodge268123058running055
374332   Travis Kvapil Tide / Downy   (Cal Wells)Chevrolet26877425running052
383778   Kenny Wallace Furniture Row Racing   (Barney Visser)Chevrolet26877225running049
394226   Jamie McMurray Lenox Industrial Tools   (Jack Roush)Ford268123850running046
403996   Tony Raines DLP HDTV   (Bill Saunders)Chevrolet26776805running043
413506   Todd Kluever 3M Post-it   (Jack Roush)Ford26776605running040
424021   Ken Schrader Little Debbie   (Wood Brothers)Ford266103644running037
432644   Terry Labonte Kellogg's   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet16776551engine034
* Race extended to 270 laps due to green/white/checker.

To the back:
NameNbrReason
Bill Elliott00engine change

Failed to qualify, withdrew, or driver changes:
PosNameNbrSponsorOwnerCar
44Paul Menard15Menards / SylvaniaDale Earnhardt, Inc.Chevrolet
45Kevin Lepage49RoadLoansBeth Ann MorgenthauDodge
46Chad Blount61Embassy SuitesBob JenkinsDodge
47Brent Sherman04SertaBrent ShermanFord
48Mike Garvey51Marathon American Spirit Motor OilJoe AuerChevrolet
49Derrike Cope74Sundance Vacations / Royal Admin.Raynard McGlynnDodge
50Carl Long34Oak Glove Co.Bob JenkinsChevrolet

Caution flag breakdown:
ConditionFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
ReasonFree
Pass
16868  
69724   debris#19
7313967  
1401456   debris#07
14617126  
1721754   oil on track#40
17619924  
2002045   #96 spun backstretch#22
20521612  
2172204   #38 spun backstretch#19
2212288  
2292324   #55 accident turn 2#99
2332342  
2352373   #42 accident turn 2#11
23826427  
2652684   #17 spun turn 2none
2692702  
  Percent of race run under caution: 12.6%             Average green flag run: 26.2 laps

'Lucky Dog' recipients prior to 2009 were compiled by Jayski.com.

Lap leader breakdown:
LeaderFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
  Jeff Burton15959
  Kyle Busch60612
  Jeff Gordon62698
  Kevin Harvick7010839
  Dale Earnhardt, Jr.10912416
  Jeff Gordon1251284
  Jeff Burton1291291
  Matt Kenseth1301301
  Tony Stewart1311311
  Dale Earnhardt, Jr.13214211
  Reed Sorenson1431486
  Matt Kenseth14917123
  Kevin Harvick1721721
  Mark Martin1731731
  Matt Kenseth17419926
  Jeff Gordon2002001
  Bobby Labonte2012011
  Matt Kenseth20226362
  Jeff Gordon2642707

Points Standings after this race:
RankDriverPointsDiff
1   Jimmie Johnson 2651    
2   Matt Kenseth 2600   -51  
3   Dale Earnhardt, Jr. 2394   -257  
4   Jeff Burton 2327   -324  
5   Kasey Kahne 2303   -348  
6   Mark Martin 2291   -360  
7   Tony Stewart 2274   -377  
8   Kyle Busch 2265   -386  
9   Kevin Harvick 2253   -398  
10   Jeff Gordon 2219   -432  
11   Greg Biffle 2172   -479  
12   Denny Hamlin 2169   -482  
13   Kurt Busch 2087   -564  
14   Carl Edwards 2026   -625  
15   Casey Mears 1991   -660  
16   Clint Bowyer 1937   -714  
17   Jamie McMurray 1921   -730  
18   Ryan Newman 1915   -736  
19   Elliott Sadler 1870   -781  
20   Brian Vickers 1857   -794